Taiwan Entrepreneur Visa
No need to set up a business beforehand.
Get residency for 1 year with unlimited entry.
Extend visa without leaving Taiwan (up to 2 years).
One common application can for up to 3 members.
Meet at least one of the criteria
- Received Investment: foreign or domestic investment of NT$2 million
- Innovation Capability: for innovation capability by government
- Professional Skill: patent or other professional skill
- Right Registration in Taiwan: plant variety rights, or animal name registration in Taiwan
- Stationed: stationing in the parks or startup incubators, and recommended by such parks or incubators
- Reward: awarded in startup or design competition / involved in foreigner entrepreneurship project
- Fashion Shows/Film Festival: shortlisted or awarded
- Enterprise Established: representative, managing position & investment of NT$1 million
Employment Gold Card
No need to be employed by a certain employee.
Income exemption is provided under article 9 of the “law on employment and employment of foreign talents”.
The duration of the stay of visiting relatives of the immediate family is extended for up to 1 year.
The spouse and minor children of the Employment Gold Card holder shall apply for the right to reside in Taiwan.
Participants of the national health insurance are not limited by residence time of 6 months, qualifications as refered in the following website.